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Andy Seuss Wins Fourth Consecutive NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour Race at Caraway Speedway
July 5th, 2014 at 1:44 AM
On Friday night the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour was back in action on the Fourth of July for their first race since April 12th and when the Daggett Shuler Attorneys At Law 150 at Caraway Speedway ended it was Andy Seuss winning for the fourth consecutive time at the 0.455 mile...

Kasey Kahne Wins Subway Firecracker 250 at Daytona International Speedway
July 5th, 2014 at 12:26 AM
Kasey Kahne didn’t lead all but two inches of the Subway Firecracker 250 at Daytona International Speedway but that was enough as Kahne edged out JR Motorsports teammate Regan Smith to win Friday night in a green-white-checkered finish. It was Kahne’s eighth career NASCAR Nationwide Series victory and his first since...

David Gilliland Wins Pole for Coke Zero 400, First Pole Since 2007 Season
July 4th, 2014 at 7:18 PM
David Gilliland stunned the NASCAR world on Friday evening as he gave his race team, Front Row Motorsports, their first pole by turning the fastest lap in qualifying for the Coke Zero 400 Powered by Coca-Cola at Daytona International Speedway. It's Gilliland's third career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series pole and his...

Dakoda Armstrong Wins Pole as Downpour Causes 7-Car Crash in Round 1 of Nationwide Qualifying at Daytona
July 4th, 2014 at 4:37 PM
In what was a very odd situation a brief and sudden downpour of rain on the backstretch of Daytona International Speedway during Round 1 of knockout qualifying for the NASCAR Nationwide Series on Friday afternoon caused a seven-car accident and forced NASCAR to cancel the rest of qualifying. ***PHOTO1*** Seventeen of the...

Terry Labonte to Make 127th and Final Career Start at Daytona International Speedway Saturday Night
July 3rd, 2014 at 12:35 AM
Terry Labonte will make his 127th and final career start at the Daytona International Speedway on Saturday night in the Coke Zero 400 Powered by Coca-Cola. Labonte will drive Go FAS Racing’s #32 Ford in the event. ***PHOTO1*** Labonte’s start number is third on the all-time Daytona starts list with former NASCAR...

Kyle Busch Motorsports Penalized After Kentucky Speedway Truck Series Win
July 1st, 2014 at 7:50 PM
On Thursday night last week Kyle Busch won his fifth NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race of the 2014 season in as many starts when he took the checkered flag in the UNOH 225 at Kentucky Speedway. However, in post-race inspection Kyle Busch's No. 51 Toyota Tundra was found to...

Bobby Labonte to Drive for Circle Sport Racing in Coke Zero 400
June 30th, 2014 at 11:00 PM
Bobby Labonte has driven in every race at Daytona International Speedway since February 1993 and it looked like this weekend’s Coke Zero 400 was in jeopardy for Labonte until the entry list for the entry list came out Monday with Labonte’s name on it. ***PHOTO1*** Labonte will drive the #33 Chevrolet for...

RAB Racing on Coke Zero 400 Entry List with Joe Nemechek Listed as the Driver
June 30th, 2014 at 10:33 PM
Last week the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series did not have at least 43 cars on the entry list for the Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway. It was the first time since 1996 that less than 43 cars were entered. On Monday the unofficial preliminary entry list for this Saturday...

Matt Kenseth’s Contract Extension at Joe Gibbs Racing Could Have Interesting Domino Effect
June 30th, 2014 at 12:04 AM
Prior to Saturday night's Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway Joe Gibbs Racing announced that Matt Kenseth had signed a contract extension which would keep Kenseth at Joe Gibbs Racing for a "number of years." The team also announced that Kenseth's sponsor, Dollar General, would increase their number of races from 27 races to...

Eric Goodale Wins at Hometown Riverhead Raceway for First NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Victory
June 29th, 2014 at 12:50 AM
In his 77th career NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour start 28-year-old Eric Goodale from Rivehead, New York won Saturday night at Riverhead Raceway. Goodale took the lead from Ted Christopher on lap 176 and led the final 25 laps of the Hoosier Tire 200. ***PHOTO1*** The race saw 11 cautions for 90 total laps as...

Brad Keselowski Dominates Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway, Locks Himself into Chase for Sprint Cup
June 29th, 2014 at 12:30 AM
It was a dominate performance Saturday night at Kentucky Speedway for Team Penske, Brad Keselowski and the #2 Ford. From start to finish Keselowski had the fastest car of the evening and led 199 laps of the races’ 267 laps of the event. It’s Keselowski’s second victory of the 2014...

Kevin Harvick Wins John R. Elliott HERO Campaign 300 at Kentucky Speedway
June 27th, 2014 at 11:43 PM
It came down to a late race restart but Kevin Harvick took the victory in the John R. Elliott HERO Campaign 300 at Kentucky Speedway in Friday night’s NASCAR Nationwide Series race. It’s Harvick’s 42nd career NASCAR Nationwide Series victory and the second of his 2014 season. Finishing in the second...

Brad Keselowski Wins Pole for Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway
June 27th, 2014 at 7:17 PM
Brad Keselowski set a blistering lap and took the pole for Saturday night’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway. Keselowski set a new track record with the lap taking the pole at a speed of 188.791 mph. It’s Keselowski’s third pole of his 2014 Sprint Cup Series...

Brad Keselowski Wins Pole for NASCAR Nationwide Series Race at Kentucky Speedway
June 27th, 2014 at 5:33 PM
Brad Keselowski won the pole for tonight's John R. Elliott HERO Campaign 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Kentucky Speedway in the No. 22 Ford for Team Penske. It is his second pole of the 2014 season in his fifth start. He now has 16 career Nationwide Series poles. Keselowski won the...

Kyle Busch Dominates UNOH 225 at Kentucky Speedway, Wins 40th Career Truck Race
June 26th, 2014 at 11:32 PM
It was an all Kyle Busch Motorsports day at Kentucky Speedway as the organization sat on the front row and they dominated the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Kentucky Speedway.  Kyle Busch led 91 of the races 150 laps and won his 40th career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series...

Eddie MacDonald Will Make His NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Debut at New Hampshire Motor Speedway
June 26th, 2014 at 9:23 PM
On Thursday GO FAS Racing announced that Eddie MacDonald will make his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series debut on July 13th at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in the Camping World Sales 301. Hailing from Rowley, Massachusetts MacDonald will be 34-years-old when he makes his debut in the No. 32 Ford. The car...

Less than 43 Cars on Kentucky NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Entry List
June 25th, 2014 at 12:46 PM
There are only 42 cars on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series entry list for Saturday night's Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway. This is the first time since September of 1996 at Dover that there have been less than 43 cars entered in a top-level NASCAR race. That day there...

Randy Humphrey Racing Takes Hiatus, May Return for Indianapolis
June 24th, 2014 at 11:41 PM
According to NASCAR.com writer David Caraviello, Randy Humphrey Racing is not shutting down, but they are simple retooling. "We're retooling things," Humphrey said Tuesday by telephone. "We're just trying to find the right people. ... We have not shut down." The team has run in four races in the 2014 season all...

Nationwide News and Notes: Sponsorship Announcements a Plenty, Ryan Blaney Running at Kentucky Speedway
June 24th, 2014 at 11:19 PM
There were several bits of sponsorship news coming out of the NASCAR Nationwide Series garage on Tuesday afternoon. Tanner Berryhill has received some sponsorship for his #17 Vision Racing car for this season. Nuke Optics will be the official sunglasses provider of the #17 team and will also be an associate...

Corey LaJoie to Make NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Debut Thursday at Kentucky
June 24th, 2014 at 12:24 PM
Thursday night will mark the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series debut for 22-year-old Corey LaJoie when he gets behind the wheel of the No. 92 Ford for Ricky Benton Racing Enterprises. BTS Tire and Wheel Distributors/Tim Cooksey Oil Company/Goodyear FleetHQ will serve as sponsors on the truck for the UNOH 225 at Kentucky...